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A Simple Trick for Finding Top-Notch Writers to Create Your Content

A Simple Trick for Finding Top-Notch Writers to Create Your Content

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While business owners call in SEO experts, ask their friends for freelance referrals and even search through the latest content-dating sites, finding quality writers to produce content may just be right under their nose.
How to Run a Family Business Without Killing Each Other

How to Run a Family Business Without Killing Each Other

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Even though a reported 80 percent of all U.S. enterprises are family run, doesn't mean it is easy. Here are a few pointers on how to get along (and be successful).
Franchise Players: Veteran and Mother of Five on Refusing to Settle

Franchise Players: Veteran and Mother of Five on Refusing to Settle

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After nine years in the military, Tai Jeffries refuses to settle for anything less than her male counterparts as a cleaning franchisee.
Procrastinators: How to Fight Your Genes and Get Stuff Done Now

Procrastinators: How to Fight Your Genes and Get Stuff Done Now

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: Procrastination may be hereditary, but that doesn't get you off the hook – it's still possible to develop better habits and change your behavior.
6 Ways to Foster More Happiness in the Workplace

6 Ways to Foster More Happiness in the Workplace

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Invest a little time into making your company a place of joy, hard work and professionalism, and it just might help your bottom line.
Make a Positive Impression on the World, and Make Money Doing It
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Make a Positive Impression on the World, and Make Money Doing It

by Steve Jones
The mind behind the UK's best-selling single of all time teaches us that doing good can be profitable, as long as you're willing.
Train and Retain: How to Attract and Motivate a Capable Staff

Train and Retain: How to Attract and Motivate a Capable Staff

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Seeking out top-notch young employees often leaves business owners feeling disillusioned.
How Men and Women Use Mobile and Social Media Differently (Infographic)

How Men and Women Use Mobile and Social Media Differently (Infographic)

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While both genders are hooked on social media and mobile devices, they prefer to use the technology differently. Here's what organizations need to know.
Capturing a Sliver of Your Business Trip for Yourself

Capturing a Sliver of Your Business Trip for Yourself

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A corporate nomad explains her discovery of ways to absorb the amazing places in her travels while still accomplishing her business goals.
Meet the Real Estate Franchise Backed by Warren Buffett

Meet the Real Estate Franchise Backed by Warren Buffett

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One of the first enterprises Buffett is allowing to use the Berkshire Hathaway brand name is a real-estate brokerage.
Why It Pays Big to Be an Early Adopter in Franchising

Why It Pays Big to Be an Early Adopter in Franchising

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Getting in on the ground floor can lead to big things in a world where a relatively modest investment can turn into a profitable business.
3 Entrepreneurs Who Turned Easter Into Sweet Business

3 Entrepreneurs Who Turned Easter Into Sweet Business

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Candy and Easter go hand in hand. Some of the sweet treats in your basket are also big business for these companies.
Steve Jobs' 13 Most Inspiring Quotes

Steve Jobs' 13 Most Inspiring Quotes

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A roundup of some of the Apple co-founder's thought-provoking words, collected from various interviews and speeches.
How Social Franchising Is Bringing Jobs to the Developing World

How Social Franchising Is Bringing Jobs to the Developing World

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The aid community is taking the efficiency and standardization of the franchise model any applying it toward philanthropic endeavors.
Lessons From a MLB Player About Financial Planning

Lessons From a MLB Player About Financial Planning

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Oakland A's second baseman Eric Sogard discusses how he manages his finances, so he can make smart future investments.
How Often Should I Update My Website?

How Often Should I Update My Website?

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Despite what you may have heard, for many businesses, daily updates don't make sense.